Goose Creek Wilderness

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Goose Creek Wilderness
IUCN category Ib (wilderness area)
Map showing the location of Goose Creek Wilderness
Map showing the location of Goose Creek Wilderness
Location Washington County, Utah, USA
Nearest city Cedar City, UT
Coordinates 37°22′19″N 112°59′45″W / 37.372°N 112.9957°W / 37.372; -112.9957Coordinates: 37°22′19″N 112°59′45″W / 37.372°N 112.9957°W / 37.372; -112.9957[1]
Area 98 acres (0.4 km2)
Established March 30, 2009
Governing body Bureau of Land Management

Goose Creek Wilderness is a 98-acre (0.4 km2) wilderness area in the US state of Utah. It was designated March 30, 2009, as part of the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009. Located adjacent to the northern boundary of Zion National Park, it protects a portion of the upper reaches of Goose Creek, a tributary of the Wild and Scenic Virgin River.[2] Goose Creek Wilderness is bordered by the Zion Wilderness to the south.

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  1. ^ "Goose Creek Wilderness Map". Wilderness.net. Retrieved 2011-08-14. 
  2. ^ Virgin River, Utah - National Wild and Scenic Rivers System

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